A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century
Lot 1305Y
A Chinese Export silver seven-piece tea and coffee service
undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai, fourth quarter 19th century
Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium

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A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century A Chinese Export  silver  seven-piece tea and coffee service undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai,  fourth quarter 19th century
A Chinese Export silver seven-piece tea and coffee service
undersides of teapot, coffee pot, tea caddy and burner with character marks and marked for Woshing, Shanghai, fourth quarter 19th century
All decorated with Taoist dragons amidst clouds, with dragon-form handles, comprising: a kettle-on-stand; a teapot; a coffee pot; a cream jug; a two-handled covered sugar bowl; a waste bowl; and a tea caddy, with cypher monogram: LES, total weight approximately 117oz troy
the kettle-on-stand height 14 1/4in (36cm); width 11 3/4in (30cm); depth 8in (20.25cm)
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  • Please note that this item has ivory insulator caps to handles of the teapot and the coffee pot and will require a CITES permit for export.
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